The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Vista skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Vista over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 204 205 168
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -37
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 34 30 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.36% 0.36% 0.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.49% 1.49% 3.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 18
Average daily rate
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£175 £265 £183
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.96% +45.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £127 £117
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £415 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £187 £233 £230
% change year-on-year
-19.56% +1.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 14
Average hourly rate £11.00 £13.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.51% -18.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- -9.67%
Windows Vista
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Operating Systems Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2287 2011 1557
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.50% 24.16% 20.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1128 891 727
Average daily rate £330 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £140 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £307 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.93% -5.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 185 243 249
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £11.25 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -11.76%

Windows Vista
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Vista across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Vista Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Windows Vista
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows Vista across the South East region.

Windows Vista Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Windows Vista
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Vista across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Windows Vista Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Windows Vista
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows Vista across the South East region.

Windows Vista Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Windows Vista
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Vista within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -2 21 £379 - 7
Buckinghamshire -20 4 £204 -5.34%
Berkshire -3 3 £230 -12.38% 2
Kent - 3 £125 -
Surrey -4 1 - - 2
West Sussex - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Windows Vista
England

Windows Vista
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Windows Vista also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Vista.

1 68 (100.00%) Windows
2 43 (63.24%) Security Cleared
3 41 (60.29%) Active Directory
4 38 (55.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 36 (52.94%) SQL
6 34 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 34 (50.00%) VMware
7 29 (42.65%) Firewall
8 28 (41.18%) DV Cleared
8 28 (41.18%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 27 (39.71%) MSI
10 25 (36.76%) Microsoft
11 21 (30.88%) HP
11 21 (30.88%) MS Exchange
11 21 (30.88%) Windows 7
12 19 (27.94%) McAfee
12 19 (27.94%) Lumension
13 18 (26.47%) Oracle
13 18 (26.47%) PowerShell
14 16 (23.53%) Service Management
14 16 (23.53%) Windows 8
15 15 (22.06%) MS Excel
15 15 (22.06%) SC Cleared
16 14 (20.59%) MS Office
16 14 (20.59%) Microsoft Certification
17 13 (19.12%) Citrix
17 13 (19.12%) ITIL
17 13 (19.12%) Service Delivery
18 12 (17.65%) Backup Exec
18 12 (17.65%) MCSE

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Windows Vista also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Vista. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (30.88%) MS Exchange
2 11 (16.18%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (4.41%) Lync
4 3 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.47%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (22.06%) MS Excel
2 14 (20.59%) MS Office
3 1 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (42.65%) Firewall
2 3 (4.41%) LAN
2 3 (4.41%) WAN
2 3 (4.41%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.94%) VPN
3 2 (2.94%) DNS
4 1 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.47%) NAS
4 1 (1.47%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.47%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.47%) DHCP
4 1 (1.47%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.47%) ADSL
4 1 (1.47%) Broadband
4 1 (1.47%) 3G
4 1 (1.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
1 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (39.71%) MSI
2 10 (14.71%) StarTeam
General
1 5 (7.35%) Advertising
1 5 (7.35%) Retail
2 2 (2.94%) Finance
3 1 (1.47%) Legal
3 1 (1.47%) Games
3 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.47%) Banking
3 1 (1.47%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (38.24%) Analyst
2 17 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 17 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 16 (23.53%) Support Analyst
4 13 (19.12%) 1st Line Support
5 12 (17.65%) Build Engineer
6 11 (16.18%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 6 (8.82%) Support Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (4.41%) Help Desk Support
8 3 (4.41%) Help Desk Analyst
8 3 (4.41%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) IT Support
9 2 (2.94%) Desktop Support
9 2 (2.94%) Developer
9 2 (2.94%) Deskside Support
9 2 (2.94%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (2.94%) Help Desk Support Analyst
9 2 (2.94%) IT Support Analyst
9 2 (2.94%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.47%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.35%) EPoS
1 5 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.94%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (1.47%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.47%) NGOSS
4 1 (1.47%) Life Science
4 1 (1.47%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.47%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.47%) iPad
4 1 (1.47%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 68 (100.00%) Windows
2 38 (55.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (30.88%) Windows 7
4 16 (23.53%) Windows 8
5 7 (10.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (10.29%) UNIX
6 5 (7.35%) Windows XP
7 4 (5.88%) Windows 2000
8 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.47%) Android
9 1 (1.47%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.47%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (1.47%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.53%) Service Management
2 13 (19.12%) ITIL
2 13 (19.12%) Service Delivery
3 11 (16.18%) Migration
4 10 (14.71%) Data Migration
4 10 (14.71%) Configuration Management
5 1 (1.47%) Scrum
5 1 (1.47%) Workflow
5 1 (1.47%) Regression Testing
5 1 (1.47%) Security Management
5 1 (1.47%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (1.47%) V-Model
5 1 (1.47%) eTOM
5 1 (1.47%) Test Scripting
5 1 (1.47%) Time Management
5 1 (1.47%) Performance Management
5 1 (1.47%) CRM
5 1 (1.47%) Waterfall
5 1 (1.47%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 36 (52.94%) SQL
2 18 (26.47%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.47%) Java
Qualifications
1 43 (63.24%) Security Cleared
2 28 (41.18%) DV Cleared
3 15 (22.06%) SC Cleared
4 14 (20.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (17.65%) MCSE
6 11 (16.18%) MCP
7 3 (4.41%) MCITP
8 1 (1.47%) MOS
8 1 (1.47%) MCDST
8 1 (1.47%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.47%) ISEB
8 1 (1.47%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.47%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.82%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (60.29%) Active Directory
2 34 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.94%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.47%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.47%) Xen
4 1 (1.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 28 (41.18%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 12 (17.65%) Backup Exec
3 10 (14.71%) OVSD
4 1 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.47%) ZENworks
4 1 (1.47%) ARCserve
4 1 (1.47%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.47%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 34 (50.00%) VMware
2 25 (36.76%) Microsoft
3 21 (30.88%) HP
4 19 (27.94%) McAfee
4 19 (27.94%) Lumension
5 18 (26.47%) Oracle
6 13 (19.12%) Citrix
7 2 (2.94%) Sophos
7 2 (2.94%) Symantec
7 2 (2.94%) Cisco
8 1 (1.47%) BT
8 1 (1.47%) Wyse
8 1 (1.47%) Toshiba
8 1 (1.47%) Altiris
8 1 (1.47%) Google
8 1 (1.47%) LANDesk
8 1 (1.47%) IBM
8 1 (1.47%) Adobe
8 1 (1.47%) EMC
8 1 (1.47%) Infovista
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